Domestic Violence and Health Care

Going above and beyond to stop family violence.
Year Released
Film Length(s)
20 mins
Closed captioning available


A companion to the New Day documentary Power and Control: Domestic Violence in America, this 20 minute film offers an inside look at the highly regarded domestic violence program at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, MD. Doctors and nurses in the ER, the mother-baby unit, pre-op and the sexual assault forensics unit share candid observations about domestic violence prevention and offer specific, practical suggestions. The film profiles the coordinator of Mercy's family violence program and also includes an interview with Jacquelyn Campbell of Johns Hopkins, a leading expert on the health impact of domestic violence.

Featured review

...a compelling DVD about the important role health care providers play...
Nancy Durborow
National Network to End Domestic Violence


Domestic Violence and Law Enforcement, another companion film to Power and Control, is also available via New Day.


An impressive training resource.
Audrey Bergin
Pres., MD Health Care Coalition

Features and Languages

Film Features

  • Closed Captioning
  • DVD Extras
  • Resources for Educators

Subtitle/Caption Languages

  • English

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